Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
743 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

NVZ003-211645-
/O.CAN.KREV.WI.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170222T0000Z/
Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
743 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Reno has cancelled the Wind
Advisory.

Heavy snow has resulted in reduced winds and the wind advisory is
canceled.

$$

NVZ001-220000-
/O.CON.KREV.HW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-170222T0000Z/
Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
Including the cities of Hawthorne, Yerington, and Smith Valley
743 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* Timing: Winds will increase today with strongest winds from
  late morning through mid-afternoon.

* Winds: South to southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph
  increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph from late
  morning through this afternoon. Wind prone areas may gust up
  to 70 mph.

* Impacts: Damage to trees, power lines and property could
  occur with winds of this magnitude. Expect hazardous travel
  conditions for high profile vehicles along Highway 95 with
  travel restrictions possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Secure loose outdoor items such as patio furniture and trash
cans. The best thing to do is prepare ahead of time by making
sure you have extra food and water on hand, flashlights with
spare batteries and/or candles in the event of a power outage.

&&

$$

NVZ004-220000-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170222T0000Z/
Western Nevada Basin and Range including Pyramid Lake-
Including the cities of Fernley, Fallon, Lovelock,
and Silver Springs
743 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* Timing: Gusty winds will continue today, with the strongest
  winds expected this morning across the Reno-Carson City
  vicinity, and this afternoon for west central Nevada. Some
  locations may see periods of lighter winds followed by sudden
  increases in wind speed, especially near bands of rain and
  snow showers.

* Winds: Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.
  Local gusts up to 65 mph in wind prone areas.

* Wave Heights on Pyramid Lake: 1 to 3 feet. Small boats,
  kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to capsizing and
  should remain off lake waters until conditions improve.

* Impacts: Prepare for sudden increases in wind gusts, with
  hazardous travel conditions for high profile vehicles along
  Interstates 80 and 580, and Highways 50 and 95. A few power
  outages are also possible. Strong turbulence and wind shear
  could impact aviation travel.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Secure loose outdoor items such as patio furniture and trash
cans. The best thing to do is prepare ahead of time by making
sure you have extra food and water on hand, flashlights with
spare batteries and/or candles in the event of a power outage.

&&

$$

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